1. All nominators
must be KyQHA members in good standing. Youth nominators
must also be members of the Kentucky Quarter Horse Youth
Association (KyQHYA), in addition to the youth, their
parent or guardian being a member of KyQHA. A Membership
Form can be downloaded by going to our web site
2. Horses owned
in partnership can be nominated for Kentucky year-end
awards if both owners' names are on the registration papers;
both owners must be KyQHA members in good standing.
3. As a benefit
of membership, there will be no nomination fees for the
Year-End Awards. However, the Nomination Form (Page 2)
must be: 1) completed in full; 2) returned with a photocopy
of the horse's certificate of registration; and 3) returned
with a photocopy of the AQHA membership card(s) for all
exhibitors of that horse before nominations will be considered
of points will begin only after ALL requirements are received
either physically delivered to KyQHA, or as of post-mark
date. Points will not be counted retroactively.
5. Point tabulation
will begin October 1st of each year, and end September
30th the following year.
6. There is
no minimum number of nominated horses required per class
for award eligibility. However a minimum of five (5) year-end
award points must be earned per nominated class for a
horse to be considered for an award.
7. A horse
must show at KyQHA approved AQHA horse shows to a total
of six (6) different judges; and a horse must show at
a minimum of two (2) events (as defined by AQHA).
8. Small Fry
exhibitors are those ten (10) years of age and younger,
as of January 1.
9. Only KyQHA
approved AQHA shows held in the state of Kentucky will
count toward points.
Event horse shows will count toward individual class awards,
but will not count for all-around awards.
11. Send the
nomination form to: KyQHA Year-End Award Nominations,
P.O. Box 23917, Lexington, KY 40523-3917.
Individual High Point Class and All-Around Awards
1. Points are
accumulated with nominees receiving one point for every
horse s/he places above plus one point for himself, with
a maximum of 15 points to be awarded per class.
offered for year-end awards will be those approved by
the KyQHA Board of Directors.
awards will be calculated according to AQHA All-Around
Point and Reserve High Point Trainer of the Year Award
Award to be
based on Kentucky points earned by a trainer's declared
clients in all AQHA recognized classes at KyQHA approved
HIGH POINT RULES & NOMINATION FORM